Cloud Computing/Lanier: it depends on how you define yourself.
It is important to recognise the similarity between the gentlemen and the peasants of the cloud. Hedge fund managers build up an apparant security for huge risks. This is a subtle form of fraud, but that is exactly what a competitive teenager does when he/she collects a fantastic number of "friends" at a service like Facebook._____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. The note [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
You are not a Gadget. A Manifesto, New York 2010
Gadget: Warum die Zukunft uns noch braucht Frankfurt/M. 2012